KTAL-LP is putting on The Roadrunner Revue at the Rio Grande Theatre on November 17, 2019 from 5 to 9 PM. Kari Bachman, host of Just Community (Thursday mornings at 8 am), explains what the event is all about.
Nan Rubin interviews Cynthia Flynn, newly-appointed Senior Librarian for Quality of Life at Thomas Branigan Library, about the role and duties of an outreach librarian. Libraries are no longer just for books, they now serve all manner of digital research, periodicals, games, film, media, makerspaces, and just plain reading. Nan and Cynthia also discuss the issue of requests to remove materials some people object to and the process the Branigan goes through to resolve these requests.
Hosts Randy Harris and Keith Whelpley interview Dr. Kevin Glenn, PHD on the subject of Semiotics; the study of how meaning is created and how meaning is communicated in a culture's signs, words, and symbols.
Walt Rubel reviewed the week's top news stories plus he reported on what happened during the most recent city council meeting and recaps this week's local elections.
Lisa Lucca talks with CHOP - the Culinary Hospitality Occupation Professional students at the Dona Ana Community College with their instructor, Chef Tom Drake, and their participation in KTAL's Roadrunner Revue fundraiser 11/17, and their culinary and hospitality program. Special guest Zac Dalton joins the conversation about today's food and beverage industry.
On the November 6, 2019 edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel learned about Alzheimer's from Adrian Rodriguez and Jill Shannon, both of whom will present at a special free Alzheimer's Association workshop for caregivers and family-members Friday at Good Samaritan.
On the November 6, 2019 edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked to Dr. Jorge Vanegas, dean of the College of Architecture at Texas A&M University and research professor with the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station of the Texas A&M University System. Dr. Vargas brings a different perspective to the problem of climate change.
Nan Rubin interviewed Las Cruces International Mariachi Conference Artistic Director Orlando Carrillo-Jimenez on this week's agenda of events for the conference, including the concert on Friday, November 8 from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm at Amador Live.
Guest Kevin Bixby of the Southwest Environmental Center (SWEC) joined hosts Randy Harris and Keith Wehlpley to discuss how our thinking about our belief about our role in the world effects how we look at the natural world and the political systems that effect us all.
Stuart Kelter interviews Carlos Aceves, the founder of the Xinachtli Project (Germinating Seed), which introduces Meso-American culture (indigenous to Mexico) to the students of the Raices del Saber (Roots of Knowledge) Charter School.